Born: August 02, 1954
Died: December 31, 2013
Dr. Andrew A. Perez, age 59, a resident of Hinsdale, died suddenly as a result of a cardiac event on Tuesday, December 31. He was born August 2, 1954 in Jersey City, New Jersey to Ramon and Victoria Perez. He lived in Cuba as a child and moved to Chicago in grade school. He graduated from Lane Tech High School in 1973 and the University of Illinois in Champaign in 1977. In 1981 he graduated from the University of Illinois Medical School in Chicago, where he met Patrice Klein. They were married on June 4, 1982. Dr. Perez served his residency at IL Masonic Hospital from 1981 to 1984. Since then he has been on staff at Little Company of Mary Hospital. For the last 15 years he has been in private practice at Midwest Primary Care. He was a very social and gregarious person with a good sense of humor. He loved to go out to dinner or shows with friends and enjoyed his morning Panera coffee group. He enjoyed dancing, tennis, and Jeopardy. He participated in several activities including Santa's Anonymous and was a physician for USA Boxing. He is survived by his wife, Patrice Perez, two children, Alex and Stephanie Perez, and his mother, Victoria Perez. He was preceded in death by his father, Ramon. A visitation will be held on Monday, January 6, from 4:00 until 9:00 p.m. at Good Shepherd Evangelical Lutheran Church, 525 63rd Street, Downers Grove, IL 60516, where a funeral service will be held on Tuesday at 11:00 A.M. Friends may view the service streaming live at www.gsdg.org.(Follow streaming media/live and archive video) Interment will be private at Bronswood Cemetery in Hinsdale. Memorial gifts may be directed to Good Shepherd Evangelical Lutheran Church or Little Company of Mary Hospital Foundation (http://www.lcmhfoundation.org) 2800 West 95th St., Evergreen Park, IL 60805. For more information and to sign an online guest book see christianfuneralservices.com or contact Hultgren's Christian Funeral Services at 877-771-4513.